Maria Eagle

MP, Garston and Halewood

Garston and Halewood Labour

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How Maria Eagle voted since 2001
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  • Voted very strongly for raising welfare benefits at least in line with pricesDetails
  • Voted very strongly for a wholly elected House of LordsDetails
  • Voted very strongly for replacing Trident with a new nuclear weapons systemDetails
  • Voted strongly against reducing housing benefit for social tenants deemed to have excess bedrooms (which Labour describe as the "bedroom tax")Details
  • Voted strongly against a reduction in spending on welfare benefitsDetails
  • Voted moderately for more EU integrationDetails

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Maria Eagle hardly ever rebelled against their party in this parliament

Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Topical Questions 17 Jul 2014

    I congratulate the Secretary of State on her promotion and welcome her to her new job. However, I am appalled to hear the Under-Secretary of State, the hon. Member for Camborne and Redruth (George Eustice), confirm that she is going to continue with the discredited, unscientific, inhumane and ineffective badger cull. Is she aware that Professor David Macdonald, the chief scientific adviser...
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Topical Questions 17 Jul 2014

    That was a disappointing reply. I am afraid that the Secretary of State has just flunked her first test and missed a golden opportunity to put scientific evidence back where it ought to be in DEFRA—at the very centre of decision making. I would be grateful if she answered this question: will she now give an undertaking to ask the IEP to report on year 2 of the culls, as it did on year...
  • Written Answers — Environment Food and Rural Affairs: Beavers: Devon 17 Jul 2014

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs pursuant to the answer of 26 June 2014, Official Report, column 330W, whether she considers the population of wild beavers in Devon to be a non-native species.

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Labour MP for Garston and Halewood

Entered House of Commons on 1 May 1997 — General election

Also represented Liverpool, Garston

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Topics of interest

  • Transport
  • Environment Food and Rural Affairs
  • Work and Pensions
  • Communities and Local Government
  • Treasury
  • Departmental Travel
  • West Coast Railway Line: Franchises
  • Travel
  • High Speed 2 Railway Line
  • Departmental Public Transport

Other offices held in the past

  • Shadow Secretary of State for Transport (8 Oct 2010 to 7 Oct 2013)
  • Shadow Solicitor General (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Shadow Minister (Equalities Office) (12 May 2010 to 8 Oct 2010)
  • Minister of State (also in the Ministry of Justice), Ministry of Justice (25 Mar 2010 to 11 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (also in the Ministry of Justice), Government Equalities Office (25 Mar 2010 to 11 May 2010)
  • Minister of State (also in the Government Equalities Office), Government Equalities Office (10 Jun 2009 to 25 Mar 2010)
  • Minister of State (also in the Government Equalities Office), Ministry of Justice (10 Jun 2009 to 25 Mar 2010)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Ministry of Justice (10 Feb 2009 to 10 Jun 2009)
  • Parliamentary Secretary, Government Equalities Office (10 Feb 2009 to 10 Jun 2009)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (also in the Government Equalities Office), Ministry of Justice (27 Oct 2008 to 10 Feb 2009)
  • Parliamentary Secretary (also in the Government Equalities Office), Government Equalities Office (27 Oct 2008 to 10 Feb 2009)
  • Parliamentary Secretary, Government Equalities Office (6 Oct 2008 to 27 Oct 2008)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Ministry of Justice (28 Jun 2007 to 27 Oct 2008)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Northern Ireland Office (27 Jun 2006 to 28 Jun 2007)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Children and Families), Department for Education and Skills (17 Jun 2005 to 8 May 2006)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary, Department for Education and Skills (11 May 2005 to 17 Jun 2005)
  • Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Minister for Disabled People), Department for Work and Pensions (11 Jun 2001 to 11 May 2005)

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  • Has spoken in 19 debates in the last year — below average amongst MPs.
  • Has received answers to 121 written questions in the last year — well above average amongst MPs.
  • Replied within 2 or 3 weeks to a high number of messages sent via WriteToThem.com during 2008, according to constituents.
  • Has voted in 70.08% of votes in this Parliament with this affiliation — below average amongst MPs. (From Public Whip)
  • People have made 23 annotations on this MP’s speeches — well above average amongst MPs.
  • This MP's speeches, in Hansard, are readable by an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 584 times in debates — above average amongst MPs. (Why is this here?)

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